Moving forward

Dawn | Aug 16, 2019 at 7:04 AM
  • THE withering of democracy and its morphed populist version emerging as the new political world order with shifting priorities and exclusive approaches was anticipated by president Barack Obama in 2011.
  • The OGP National Action Plan prepared in Pakistan also includes climate commitments that were mutually crafted and agreed on by the climate change ministry and civil society.
  • The three pillars of OGP, transparency, accountability and co-creation, are vehicles for improving governance and shifting from exclusive approaches to a more open and inclusive governance model in which the citizens collaborate with the government to work as partners in development and take full ownership of policies.